No matter where you are on your journey of faith -
Eucharist 8:00 and 10:00 am
Morning Prayer 7:30
Church School - 9:45 am
9:00 am Eucharist
Friday 9:30am – 1:30 pm
Location: Click here for a map
17435 NW West Union Rd.,
Portland, OR 97229
Phone: (503) 645-0744
"The Mission of St. Gabriel the Archangel Episcopal Church is to share the knowledge and
love of Jesus Christ and to help each other on our spiritual journey with God"
News & Announcements:
Thanksgiving Service: Wednesday, November 25th, 7:30pm, at St. Gabriel’s along with St. James, St. Bartholomew, St. John the Baptist and St. Barnabas.
St. Gabriel's observes Early/Extended Advent If you would like to reflect observance of Advent at home, a pamphlet is available on the library book cart with ideas, preparation, and prayers. Like our facebook page at www.facebook.com/stgabrielonline to see a daily post during Advent on things to deepen your Advent experience with your family and yourself. For more information go to Early/Extended Advent.
We are calling for middle and high schoolers who would like to provide the music for our Nativity Play, both sung and played. Please sign up on the list on the youth bulletin board. You will work with Sally Thornton in the library immediately after the 10am service Sundays Dec. 6th, 20th and 27th. On Dec. 6th practice will end early so Confirmation candidates can attend their class, and there will be no practice on Dec. 13th. The performance will be during the 10am service on Sunday Jan. 3rd
Our Youth Confirmation Class continues every Sunday afternoon! We will meet in the youth room at noon and have lunch together, then we’ll have class with Mother LouAnn until around 1:30 pm. Candidates will be confirmed by the Bishop Sunday Dec. 13th, 2015. The parent-provided lunch schedule is available on the youth bulletin board next to the rest rooms.
Coming up …
In January the Youth Group will be offering items and services for sale to help raise funds for their mission trip scheduled for summer 2016.
Nativity Play practices will be held in the worship space after the 10 am services on Sundays Dec. 6, 13, 20, and 27 with the performance during the 10 am service on Epiphany Sunday, Jan. 3rd. There is a part in the play or behind the scenes for any child who would like to participate. Youth are needed to sing in a chorus to accompany the play-youth please sign up on the youth group bulletin board if you are interested. Parents are needed as helpers to help children know when to enter and exit. Children should try and attend as many practices as possible if they have a major role. Casting is Sunday, Dec. 6th.
Our playgroup for young children and their parents and caregivers
meets on Tuesdays from 9:00-10:30 am in the nursery.
Our playgroup coordinator Bekah offers
art projects and other fun things weekly. The group is mainly
infants through preschool age, but children of any age are welcome
with their parents or caregivers. If you are currently part of the
group or would like to be, please make sure you are on the email
list at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You don’t have to be a church member to join in- everyone is welcome
and we are building a wonderful community this way.
Our playgroup for young children and their parents and caregivers meets on Tuesdays from 9:00-10:30 am in the nursery. Our playgroup coordinator Bekah offers art projects and other fun things weekly. The group is mainly infants through preschool age, but children of any age are welcome with their parents or caregivers. If you are currently part of the group or would like to be, please make sure you are on the email list at email@example.com. You don’t have to be a church member to join in- everyone is welcome and we are building a wonderful community this way.
Preschool St. Gabriel Episcopal School, our Reggio Emilia influenced, play-based preschool and prekindergarten is full at this time but will provide private tours for 2015-2016 enrollment of our preschool/prekindergarten and will have an open house in January 2016. Applications will be accepted after January 1st. Go to www.stgabrielschoolpdx.com or our facebook page at www.facebook.com/stgabrielpreschool to find out more about our school’s offerings and activities.
The Messenger is available for pick-up in the narthex for those without email.
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